Tales from the Trail
Insults between candidates in the 2016 presidential race have been de rigueur, but it’s not always the loudest insults that stick.
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush tweeted a photo Tuesday of what appeared to be a handgun, with his name and title engraved on the top of the weapon. The photo bore the caption “America.” Gun control legislation has been a critical issue in the Republican primary campaign, with candidates vying to prove their pro-gun bona fides.
Newly analyzed video footage of a Chicago protest in 1963 could bolster Bernie Sanders’ claims to have been a long-time champion of civil rights.